Celebrate Pink Floyd’s history with PIGS by recreating the band’s 1970s live experience
An absolute must for any Pink Floyd fan, PIGS are well known for their authentic rendition of classic Pink Floyd songs, new and old. On their Coming Back to Life Tour, PIGS are bringing feel-good classics back to fans across Canada to showcase the best of the band’s incredible discography and celebrate the return of live music.
Fans can expect flawless performances of songs from The wall, the dark side of the moon, I wish you were there, and Animals, plus other classic favorites and rarities from mingle for The dividing bell and beyond!
Celebrate Pink Floyd’s long and storied history with PIGS as they recreate the live Floyd experience of the 1970s, bringing the majestic music and legendary concert experience to life. Immerse yourself in the sound of Pink Floyd under the lasers and glow of a giant Mr. Screen, perfectly performed with authentic instrumentation and incredible live sound.
Saturday, April 30, 2022
1 Georgian Drive, Building ‘C’, Barrie
Doors 7 p.m. – Show 7:30 p.m.
Tickets on sale now – all ages
Ticket prices: regular $55, early bird until March 25 $50
Tickets are available at the Georgian Theater box office by phone at 705-739-4228 or online at barrie.ca/theatretickets
Formed in 2008 in Victoria, BC, PIGS: Canada’s Pink Floyd honors the music of Pink Floyd like no other tribute. They’ve spent over a decade meticulously recreating the sonic and concert experience of ’70s Pink Floyd and honed their craft to sold-out audiences across Canada.
Over the past few years, PIGS has emerged as the #1 national tour tribute to Pink Floyd in Canada, performing to over 100,000 fans, with each show showcasing their meticulous attention to detail of the Floyd experience. live that their many fans have come to know and love. PIGS recreate the live experience of the 70s with authentic gear, precise parts and vocals so close to the original it’s hard to tell them apart.
Using authentic instruments and gear, the band recreates the sound and live concert experience of Pink Floyd at its peak. Pink Floyd’s live shows have always been a big part of their appeal – and PIGS has worked to keep that experience alive for generations to come. The PIGS have the voices, the mannerisms, the authentic equipment, the right players, the lights, the lasers, the visuals and the sound. The PIGS are as close as fans can get to the live sound and experience of 70s Floyd shows.
PIGS shows are truly a labor of love. More than a dozen different guitars and basses are used each night, songs are carefully performed combining aspects of the original studio and live versions, and the right equipment is used where possible, right down to the cables and strings of appropriate guitar. Set-lists are drawn up to highlight both the greatest hits and the most interesting rarities; PIGS are committed to keeping their shows fresh, dynamic, authentic and exciting for their fans.
One of Canada’s top visual artists, VJ Photon (Erik Nortman) has worked with PIGS since 2009, collaborating with the band to closely mimic and subtly update the classic 70s look with cutting edge visuals and lasers.
PIGS’ Coming Back to Life Tour gives fans an incredible evening with nearly 3 full hours of perfectly played music, authentic sound and state-of-the-art lasers and visuals: it’s as close to real life as it gets. legendary Pink Floyd concert experience. Come see why PIGS is considered one of the best Pink Floyd tributes in the world.